Enterprise security spending to grow 8% to USD 96 bln in 2018

Thursday 7 December 2017 | 11:20 CET | News
Worldwide enterprise security spending is forecast to total USD 96.3 billion in 2018, an increase of 8 percent from 2017, according to a research by Gartner. Organisations are spending more on security as a result of regulations, shifting buyer mindset, awareness of emerging threats and the evolution to a digital business strategy. Of the 53 percent of organisations that cited security risks as the No. 1 driver for overall security spending, the highest percentage of respondents said that a security breach is the main security risk influencing their security spending.

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